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The power of focus

  1. 1. THE POWER<br />OF<br />FOCUS<br />By JOSHUA OMOREGBE<br />Ideas Strategist / Trainer / Speaker<br />08029956404,<br />
  2. 2. Focus is paying careful and special attention to a particular thing to achieve a beautiful result.<br />
  3. 3. “Every great man has become great, every successful man has succeeded, in proportion as he has confined his powers to one particular channel”—<br />ORISON SWETT MARDEN <br />
  4. 4. Focus builds mental stamina giving you undivided attention. Helps you think, remember and react effectively<br />
  5. 5. The Law of Increasing Returns <br />The law of increasing returns says that the more you focus on doing the few things that represent the most valuable use of your time, the better you become at those activities and the less time it takes you to accomplish each one. <br />
  6. 6. Strategies of Getting Focused. <br />PURPOSE<br /><ul><li>Define “why” you are doing what you are doing.</li></ul> Reasons come first, answers come second. <br /> The future of every achiever is in the discovery of his function. You need hope to cope. Purpose gives hope.<br /> Purpose gives you value.<br /> Purpose is what gives meaning to your work and your life.<br />
  7. 7. PASSION<br /><ul><li>Passion is a strong deeply felt drive.
  8. 8. It makes you keep running against all odds.
  9. 9. It gives strength.</li></ul>Pablo Picasso / Painter / 91 Yrs<br />ZaboAgah / Porter / Worked 100 Yrs<br />Gabriel Erazo / Gardener / 130 Yrs<br />
  10. 10. PLANNING<br /><ul><li> You need to map out your strategy. As the </li></ul> saying goes, he who fails to plan is <br /> planning to fail.<br /><ul><li> Planning helps you put first things first </li></ul> (prioritizing)<br />
  11. 11. PERSEVERANCE<br />"Great works are performed not by strength but <br />by perseverance.” A gem is not polished without rubbing, <br />nor a person perfected without trials —CHINESE PROVERB<br /><ul><li>Our greatest glory is not in never failing, but in rising up </li></ul>every time we fail.’’ —RALPH WALDO EMERSON<br />
  12. 12. PROLIFICIENCY TEST<br />Assess yourself to know how far you <br />Have gone and how fast you are going<br />
  13. 13. PRINCIPLES AND VALUE<br />Principles defines your boundaries. They guide your<br />Values. Values refer to your worth.<br />Leading a principle-centered life means not taking <br />any shortcuts or quick fixes. You must follow a path <br />that focuses on why you are doing things rather than <br />how fast or efficiently you are getting things done.<br />
  14. 14. BENEFITS OF STAYING FOCUSED<br /><ul><li>You enjoy more time off.
  15. 15. Increases your net worth.
  16. 16. Reduces unnecessary stress.
  17. 17. Enhances higher performance.
  18. 18. Reduces chances of hypertension & HBP.</li></li></ul><li>CONCLUSION<br />Discover your purpose and pursue it with undivided attention. You can be more than you already are if you exert your energy wisely.<br />GET FOCUSED!<br />THANK YOU FOR LISTENING<br />
  19. 19. QUESTIONS, <br />FEEDBACKS & <br />COMMENTS<br />